Charity Quilt: Tulip Fields

If you have Bonnie Hunter’s book String Fling, you are likely familiar with this beautiful quilt, Tulip Fields. Can you believe that a blog reader sent this one to me to machine quilt and send on to donate to a charitable cause? Well I know a blog reader, Lori from ND is always looking for […]

Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks Road Tour Rally

Hey all -welcome near and far from to our edition of Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks Road Tour Rally.  If you’re new here we have LOTS of going on.  I am working on a graduation quilt that you can see here.  I just finished up a UFO that you can see here.  It’s kind of a fun coincidence […]

A Quilt Finish: Pfeffernuse

Ever since I first opened Bonnie Hunter’s book String Fling, I knew I would be making the quilt Pfeffernuse.  Partly I wanted to make it because I loved the quilt…and partly because I loved the name.  Hubby’s mom made Pferffernuse cookies every year at Christmas.  YUM!!  I have make them from time to time but […]

Ask Jo: Bars, Shirts and Grand Quilters

Every so often I get questions from blog readers that I think other blog readers would like the answer to as well.  When that happens, I answer the questions here on the blog.  Today is one of those days. Nancy Ritzman writes, “Jo, will you please share your Cheerio bar recipe with your fans?”  These are a […]